With new cruise options announced, and tons to do just steps from the terminal, cruising from Port Tampa Bay has attractive and safe choices for every passenger! Cruising from Florida’s Port Tampa Bay has never been better. Just steps from our cruise terminals, guests will find brand new hotel offerings, a variety of dining options from fine dining to quick and casual, breweries and family-friendly attractions like Sparkman Wharf. Coupled with nearby white sandy beaches and a world-class airport, Tampa is an attractive destination in-and-of-itself before you set sail on your next cruise.
In 2023 Port Tampa Bay is home to six cruise ships operated by Carnival Cruise Lines, Royal Caribbean International, Norwegian Cruise Line and Celebrity Cruises. Now that Port Tampa Bay is a home for nearly all the major cruise brands, guests have a much wider choice of cruise options – from quick getaways to extended vacations. From Port Tampa Bay, travelers can visit a variety of Caribbean destinations that include St. Kitts & Nevis, St. Thomas, Dominican Republic, St. Maarten, Aruba, Bonaire, Curacao, Cayman Islands, Belize, Cozumel, Costa Maya, Costa Rica, Panama, and Colombia.